Postsecondary Law Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of postsecondary law teachers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare postsecondary law teacher salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Law Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,880
25th Percentile Wage
$66,870
50th Percentile Wage
$111,230
75th Percentile Wage
$180,330
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary law teachers in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary law teachers is $180,330. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $111,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary law teachers is $44,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary law teachers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016111,2305.38%10.11%
2015105,250-4.51%-
2014110,0004.45%-
2013105,1004.87%-
201299,980--

Compare Postsecondary Law Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary law teachers in twelve industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for postsecondary law teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry with an annual salary $123,180. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - state government owned industry (annual salary $58,240). For detailed postsecondary law teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$123,180
Educational Services - State government owned
$119,440
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$115,090
Educational Services
$111,230
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$110,310
Educational Services - Privately owned
$109,860
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$108,240
Educational Services - Local government owned
$85,540
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$84,460
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$84,350
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$73,550
Junior colleges - State government owned
$58,240

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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